NPCA AT WORK:
8 Perfect Parks for a Holiday Adventure
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Try something new with your holiday routine—by checking out some old and cherished traditions from around the country. These fun celebrations offer great incentives to get out and enjoy the season in a national park.
Victory: Incinerator Project Defeated at Monocacy
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For nearly a decade, county officials in Maryland had been planning to build a large trash-burning incinerator just yards away from the park boundary at Monocacy National Battlefield. NPCA and its supporters opposed the ill-conceived plan in numerous ways over the years. Last month, the board of county commissioners finally reassessed and scrapped the project.
A Double Threat to an American Icon
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Developers in Arizona have proposed two very bad ideas that could irreversibly impact the Grand Canyon. NPCA takes these two threats very seriously, but it’s too soon for public action—yet. Here’s why.
Get Away to Natural Bridges
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Natural Bridges is Utah’s first national park site, one of the very darkest spots for stargazing in the country, and the only place where you can find three natural bridges in such close proximity. Get tips on what to see and do at this underappreciated park.